UC Irvine prostate cancer project awarded $1.2 million by precision medicine initiative
UC Irvine health policy researchers have been awarded $1.2 million by the California Initiative to Advance Precision Medicine to develop more effective ways for prostate cancer...
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Etanercept seen as effective against bone marrow lesions in patients with hand OA
LAS VEGAS - Etanercept was effective for the inhibition of bone marrow lesions in patients with erosive hand osteoarthritis, according to a presenter here at the Osteoarthritis...
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Precise delivery of HDR brachytherapy provides good quality of life to prostate cancer patients
Doctors have found that treating prostate cancer with a single, high dose of radiation delivered precisely to the site of the tumor results in good quality of life and fewer...
15 days ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Arimidex Review: Don't Buy Before You Read This!
What is it? Arimidex is a prescription drug approved for hormone-receptive forms of breast cancer in women who have already gone through menopause. While it does address...
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Molecular mechanism reprograms tumor cells to drive treatment resistance in advanced prostate cancer
Columbia University Medical Center researchers have discovered a molecular mechanism that reprograms tumor cells in patients with advanced prostate cancer, reducing their...
18 days ago - News Medical - 4 articles
Advanced prostate cancer treatment failure due to cell reprogramming
Researchers have discovered a molecular mechanism that reprograms tumor cells in patients with advanced prostate cancer, reducing their response to anti-androgen therapy. The...
18 days ago - ScienceDaily - 4 articles
Take a Stand When Grading Prostate Tumors, Researchers Say
Giving an existing prostate tumor a low or high grade for aggressiveness improves predictive accuracy for better clinical decision-making. Medscape Medical News
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Can Getting a Vasectomy Raise Your Cancer Risk?
Photograph by Getty Images Here's what you need to know before you get snipped Done having kids? Then you may be considering a vasectomy-a surgical procedure that prevents the...
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This Experimental Prostate Cancer Treatment Is Shrinking Tumors
Photograph by Levi Brown There may be new hope for men with this deadly disease One day several years ago, Samuel Denmeade, M.D., a professor of oncology and urology at Johns...
26 days ago - Mens health - 3 articles
A potential cure for metastatic prostate cancer? Treatment combination shows early promise
In the past, all forms of metastatic prostate cancer have been considered incurable. In recent years, the FDA has approved six drugs for men with metastatic disease, all of...
1 month ago - ScienceDaily - 2 articles
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6 Best Mineral Sunscreens To Bring to the Beach
Long days on the beach, bike trail or hiking path call for serious sun protection. Luckily, the Environmental Working Group recently released its annual ranking of the best...
New Online Game Invites Public to Help Fight Alzheimer's
Stall Catchers is a new game available online to the public and it's being used to research Alzheimer's disease. The game was developed by UC Berkley and other institutions as...
Does Early Menopause Increase Heart Failure Risk in Women?
Postmenopausal women are at high risk of heart failure. The risk increases in women who attain early menopause and those who had never given birth, finds a study.
Mitochondrial Gene Length Family History Influence Alzheimer's Disease Risk
Presence of longer version of mitochondrial gene together with a family history of Alzheimer's disease increases risk of its development.
Inventor of 'smart' stick for Parkinson's face deportation
Neha Chaudhry, 24, who landed an investment worth £100,000 and planned to bring her award-winning stick to the NHS, may be forced to return to Pakistan within a fortnight.
Could Saliva Hold Clue to Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease?
Small molecules in saliva are important diagnostic biomarkers for early detection of Alzheimer's disease.
This Is What Happens To Your Brain When You Fail
A version of this article was originally published on Forbes . Sign up for Caroline' s newsletter to get her writing sent straight to your inbox. Four months after graduating...
CMHC names four to Senior Planning Committee
The Cardiometabolic Health Congress announced that four experts have been appointed as members of its Senior Planning Committee for the 2017-2018 CMHC educational curriculum...
The War on Chiropractic Must End to Improve Painkiller Addiction
By Dr. Mercola In the U.S., painkiller addiction is so rampant that 91 Americans die every day from an overdose of prescription opioids or heroin. 1 Prescription opioids such...
VIDEO: In-office electrophysiology helps detect, monitor glaucoma damage
LOS ANGELES ― At the American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery meeting here, Brian A. Francis, MD, MS, discusses how in-office electrophysiology using pattern...